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PENN, Irving.

The Astronomers plan a Voyage to Earth.

Availability: In stock

Published: Rhode Island Apparition, 1999

Stock Code: 131355

£275
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first printed, inscribed by the artist on the front free endpaper, "For Emese and Jim, I.", with two drawn hearts, and signed below "Irving Penn". This work pairs a collection of Penn's pencil sketches, drawn between 1939 and 1942, with a fable written by Penn in 1997.

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Description

Large quarto. Original pale brown cloth, spine lettered in black. With the dust jacket.

Illustrations

Illustrated throughout with pencil sketches.

Condition

A fine copy in the jacket with a couple of faint marks to panels.

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